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Rockhurst (ME) [lantern slide]

view Rockhurst (ME) [lantern slide] digital asset number 1
Creator:
Sampson, Gertrude
Ledgelawn Inn
Provenance:
Garden Club of Mount Desert
Physical description:
1 photograph : lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in
Type:
Lantern slides
Place:
United States of America, Maine, Hancock County, Mount Desert
Maine
Town of Mount Desert
Rockhurst (Mount Desert Island, Maine)
Date:
1914
1949
[between 1914 and 1949?]
Notes:
On one side of the main street of the village, was the large estate of Mrs. Gertrude Sampson, stretching back to a grove, wide garden spaces, and a lovely view of the distant mountains. This is now the site of Ledgelawn Inn.
Historic plate number: "13."
Historic plate caption: "Moun[t Desert], Miss Gertrude Sampson, Grove in center of village."
Topic:
Summer
Trees
Outdoor furniture
Chairs
Gardens
Local number:
ME007001
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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